The table below looks at the statistics for DevOps skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DevOps over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
DevOps
Rank 54 61 74
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +13
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 8 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 1.48% 0.64% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.98% 0.80% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 0
Average salary £45,000 £41,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.78% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £46,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+2.15% -7.00%
DevOps
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Suffolk region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
404 376 445
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 74.81% 80.17% 79.46%
Number of salaries quoted 323 287 396
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

DevOps
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DevOps across the Suffolk region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

DevOps Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

DevOps
Salary Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DevOps across the Suffolk region.

DevOps Salary Trend in Suffolk

DevOps
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DevOps across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

DevOps Salary Histogram in Suffolk

DevOps
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DevOps within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich +1 8 £45,000 -10.00%
DevOps
East of England

DevOps
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk region citing DevOps also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited DevOps.

1 16 (76.19%) PowerShell
2 12 (57.14%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (57.14%) Puppet
2 12 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (57.14%) Linux
3 10 (47.62%) Windows
3 10 (47.62%) Configuration Management
4 8 (38.10%) JavaScript
4 8 (38.10%) Bash Shell
5 7 (33.33%) Build Automation
5 7 (33.33%) Java
5 7 (33.33%) UNIX
6 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 6 (28.57%) Ruby
7 5 (23.81%) Octopus Deploy
7 5 (23.81%) AWS Certification
7 5 (23.81%) MSBuild
7 5 (23.81%) Ant
8 4 (19.05%) Automated Testing
8 4 (19.05%) Shell Script
8 4 (19.05%) QA
9 3 (14.29%) Open Source
9 3 (14.29%) JSON
9 3 (14.29%) vCloud
9 3 (14.29%) ITIL V3
9 3 (14.29%) Web Services
9 3 (14.29%) XML
9 3 (14.29%) ITIL
9 3 (14.29%) SQL
9 3 (14.29%) SAN

DevOps
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk region citing DevOps also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited DevOps. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.76%) IIS
1 1 (4.76%) Apache
1 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 3 (14.29%) VPN
1 3 (14.29%) DNS
1 3 (14.29%) SAN
1 3 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (4.76%) Wireshark
2 1 (4.76%) X.509
2 1 (4.76%) LDAP
2 1 (4.76%) HTTP
2 1 (4.76%) Kerberos
2 1 (4.76%) SSL
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Ant
1 5 (23.81%) MSBuild
1 5 (23.81%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (9.52%) Subversion
3 1 (4.76%) Fiddler
3 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.76%) FxCop
3 1 (4.76%) StyleCop
3 1 (4.76%) NuGet
General
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
1 1 (4.76%) Games
Job Titles
1 16 (76.19%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Release Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Build Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Build and Release Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Technical Architect
4 1 (4.76%) Release Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Build Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Build and Release Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) Web Services
1 3 (14.29%) XML
1 3 (14.29%) JSON
2 1 (4.76%) OAuth
2 1 (4.76%) SPNEGO
2 1 (4.76%) HTML
2 1 (4.76%) SAML
2 1 (4.76%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Replication
1 3 (14.29%) Open Source
2 1 (4.76%) Cryptography
2 1 (4.76%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 12 (57.14%) Linux
2 10 (47.62%) Windows
3 7 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (47.62%) Configuration Management
3 7 (33.33%) Build Automation
4 4 (19.05%) Automated Testing
5 3 (14.29%) ITIL
5 3 (14.29%) ITIL V3
6 1 (4.76%) UML
6 1 (4.76%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 16 (76.19%) PowerShell
2 8 (38.10%) Bash Shell
2 8 (38.10%) JavaScript
3 7 (33.33%) Java
4 6 (28.57%) Ruby
5 4 (19.05%) Shell Script
6 3 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) QA
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 12 (57.14%) Puppet
1 12 (57.14%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) ForgeRock